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Posted on 2011-09-02
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Hi Experts,

I need script that will not allow you to save or close out a file if you are on a active worksheet with the the word WIRE in it for exampe.

If I'm on worksheet BLUEWIRE, I cannot save until I go to the worksheet named BLUE.
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In thisworkbook code module:
Private Sub Workbook_BeforeClose(Cancel As Boolean)
    If InStr(lcase(ActiveSheet.Name), "wire") > 0 Then Cancel = True
End Sub

Private Sub Workbook_BeforeSave(ByVal SaveAsUI As Boolean, Cancel As Boolean)
    If InStr(lcase(ActiveSheet.Name), "wire") > 0 Then Cancel = True
End Sub

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